For me, this year’s Super Bowl wasn’t about the commercials. It was about the Seattle Seahawks, my hometown team with all hope and city pride on the line. The game, for many of the 115 million viewers that tuned in to the most-watched television broadcast of all time (let that sink in for a second), […]Read more "Small Gains, Big Wins: A Feminist Watches the Super Bowl"
We’re watching the Ravens destroy the football team I grew up adoring in the 80s (Joe Montana + Jerry Rice = 49ers heartthrobs) when the announcers mildly mentioned that this 9-year-old girl, Samantha Gordon, was sitting next to NFL Commissioner, Roger Goodell. Elfin Sam Gordon became popular through YouTube in November for scoring 35 touchdowns […]Read more "Super Sam"